With all the contentiousness surrounding the nomination of Harriet Miers to the Supreme Court, I’m feeling the need to mellow out a bit tonight – so I’m listening to Sting’s Ten Summoner’s Tales and getting ready to start reading a non-political book. Haven’t picked out which one … but I need to get away from […]
This evening’s must read: — ZAWAHIRI-ZARQAWI COMMUNIQUÃ‰ Key Themes 11 October 2005 We note seven critical themes from the Zawahiri-Zarqawi letter. The first four confirm al-Qaida’s long-term strategy and core beliefs; the latter three reflect new information about how senior al-Qaida leader Zawahiri views developments in Iraq â€“ and elsewhere â€“ turning against them. Further […]
There has been speculation in political circles about the possibility of Al Gore making one last run for president in 2008. The AP is reporting excellent news on that front: Former Vice President Al Gore said Wednesday he had no intention of ever running for president again, but he said the United States would be […]
Cooler weather and beautiful fall foliage. Not much time to blog this morning – be back this afternoon.